Kuwait Newswire (Page 9)

Kuwait Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kuwait. (Page 9)

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  1. Greetings to Kuwaiti EmirRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Korean News

    Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the DPRK Supreme People's Assembly, sent a message of greeting to Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, emir of the State of Kuwait, on Wednesday on the occasion of the 54th anniversary of its independence and the 24th anniversary of its liberation.

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  2. PM Modi greets people of Kuwait on their National DayRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Prime Minister Modi took to Twitter to extend his greetings. "Greetings to people of Kuwait on their National Day.

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  3. Prez Mukherjee greets people of Kuwait on their National DayRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    "Greetings and felicitations to the Amir and people of Kuwait on their National Day," President Mukherjee tweeted. "Confident mutually beneficial ties between India and Kuwait will continue to diversify and strengthen in the years to come.

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  4. Kuwaitis have $1.1b in Swiss banks - Probe sought on clientsRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Feb 24: The Ministry of Finance has asked the Central Bank of Kuwait to address the HSBC branch in Switzerland to provide files of 475 Kuwaiti clients who have undeclared accounts in the bank, reports Al-Shahid daily quoting sources from the banking sector. Sources disclosed the bank has been helping some of its clients to avoid taxes while stashing millions of dollars, let alone providing advice to its clients on how to avoid tax authorities, whereas the number of accounts belonging to Kuwaitis has reached about 684.

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  5. HM the Sultan sends greetings to Emir of KuwaitRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of greetings to His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jabir Al Sabah, Emir of Kuwait on the occasion of the National Day of Kuwait.

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  6. President greets Kuwait on national dayRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday extended greetings and felicitations to the Amir and the people of the State of Kuwait who celebrate their national day Feb 25, an official statement said. "On behalf of the government and the people of India and on my own behalf, I am pleased to extend warm greetings and felicitations to Your Highness and to the people of the State of Kuwait on the occasion of your National Day," Mukherjee said in a message to Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.

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  7. Kuwait, Korea diversify partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Korea Herald

    February is a joyous month for the State of Kuwait as it celebrates its 54th National Day on Feb. 25 and the 24th anniversary of Liberation Day on the following day. I am grateful to be able to celebrate these happy occasions in the Republic of Korea - an ally and a partner in many ways since the establishment of diplomatic ties in 1979.

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  8. 'We have proof of financial violations in power station'Read the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Feb 23: MP Abdul Hameed Dashti has submitted a petition to the Attorney General, demanding for an immediate investigation on the alleged financial violations in the North Zour power station contract. Dashti said the contract does not include names of allied companies and he considers this a manifestation of connivance to serve personal interests.

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  9. DAESH has few supportersRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Feb 23: Secretary-General of the Supreme Committee for the Promotion of Moderation Abdullah Al-Shareekah was recently quoted as saying it is but natural to see people 'belonging' to DAESH all over the world intellectually or organizationally, reports Al-Qabas daily. He added there are some people who sympathize with DAESH, and sometimes this empathy does not exceed just passion.

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  10. Readout of Secretary of Defense Ash Carter's meetings with Amir Sabah ...Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Secretary Carter met today with His Highness Amir Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jabir al-Sabah of Kuwait, and Minister of Defense Khalid al-Jarrah al-Sabah. The secretary expressed appreciation for the strategic partnership between the United States and Kuwait and thanked the Amir for his nation's ongoing support in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant , specifically Kuwait's willingness to host U.S. and coalition forces in support of military operations.

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  11. Panda in woman's bag; Villas for 'fun parties'Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Feb 22: Customs officers at Kuwait airport foiled an attempt by a Kuwaiti woman coming from Amsterdam to smuggle a panda into the country. The panda was hidden inside a bag.

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  12. Sayyid Fahd holds discussions with visiting Kuwait ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Sheikh Sabah delivered Emir of the State of Kuwait's message to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said wishing him good health and a long life and the Omani people further prosperity and growth.-ONA Muscat: His Highness Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers on Thursday received Sheikh Sabah Khalid al Hamad Al Sabah, First Deputy of the Council of Ministers, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Kuwait. Sheikh Sabah, who is heading the Kuwaiti side in the meeting of the joint Omani-Kuwaiti Committee, conveyed greetings of Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jabir Al Sabah, Emir of the State of Kuwait to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said.

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  13. HH Crown Prince a beloved father figure, says ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Feb 19, : The State of Kuwait celebrates, on Friday , the ninth anniversary of His Highness Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al- Jaber Al-Sabah's assumption of the senior post. On Feb 7, 2006, His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al- Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah issued an Amiri Order, naming His Highness Sheikh Nawaf as Heir Apparent.

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  14. Media Recycle Old News To Attack Hillary Clinton Over Foundation DonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Media Matters for America

    ... level exceeds that of most philanthropies." [ The Washington Post , 2/18/15 ] $1 Million From Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, And Other Foreign Nations. As USA Today reported in November 1997, the George H. W. Bush presidential library received large ...

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  15. 25th, 26th Feb official holidayRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Feb 18, : The Civil Service Commission announced on Wednesday that next Wednesday, Feb 25, would be an official holiday on the occasion of Kuwait's National Day.

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  16. Kuwait denies citizens link to 'terror' fundingRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Arab Times

    ... in connection with financing for terrorism unless these charges are based on well-grounded evidence. "The State of Kuwait received notifications of suspected transactions by limited number of individuals and entities but these accusations proved to ...

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  17. Research and Markets: Who's Who in Kuwait 2015-16Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Business Wire

    Published annually Who's Who in Kuwait offers comprehensive, accurate, up-to-date and impartial information on the most prominent and significant figures in the State of Kuwait. This superb reference work records the lives and achievements of men and women from every profession and activity.

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  18. Arab workers held for selling Kuwaiti passports to bedounRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Feb 15: Personnel from the Criminal Investigations Department led by Major-General Mahmoud Al-Tabbakh, have arrested three people - two Egyptians and a bedoun - believed to employees of the Directorate-General of the Nationality and Travel Documents - for allegedly issuing and selling Kuwaiti passports to bedoun for KD 4,000 each, reports Al-Anba daily. According to reports information received by the Criminal Investigations Department show the three suspects took advantage of their position and issued passports in the names of Kuwaitis with the photo of the bedoun, particularly for those who preferred to leave the country.

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  19. KPC to supply int'l company with 200,000 bpd of crudeRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | Arab Times

    Kuwait Petroleum Corporation's has made a deal with a major international company to supply it with 200,000 barrels per day for the coming three years, revealed the KPC Managing Director for International Marketing Nasser Bader Al-Mudhaf. He said, in remarks to KUNA on Saturday, that the deal, reached late on Friday, was the "surprise that he had promised for the Kuwaiti people" during his participation, last week, in the annual international petroleum conference, also coinciding with Kuwait's National Days.

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  20. Blackout hits KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Feb 11: Most areas in the country experienced sudden power disruption at 7:30 pm on Wednesday because of a technical breakdown in Al-Subiya Power Station and this had a negative impact on Doha Power Station, reports Al-Seyassah daily. This necessitated isolating some networks as a precautionary measure due to the increased pressure on other stations.

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